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AFTERNOON TEAS

If there’s a finer way to spend an afternoon, we’ve yet to find it!

Afternoon Tea on Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway!

Included:

  • Sandwich Selection (Ham, Cheese Savoury, Egg & Cress and Tuna mayo)
  • Mini quiche
  • Salad garnish
  • Home-made fresh scone served with clotted cream and strawberry jam
  • Cake selection (Macaroon, mini chocolate brownie, mini Victoria sponge and mini trifle)
  • First Class: Table seat, table cloth, antimacassars, (weekend only) and a reserved seat in one of our lovingly restored carriages!
  • Hot beverages of fresh ground filter coffee or our delightful local tea from Yorkshire!
  • Return journey – your table is reserved for your return journey too – perhaps you’d like to save some for the way back?
  • Refills of our tea and coffee available on the return journey
  • Children can have fresh apple or orange juice (instead of tea/coffee) if they prefer
  • Day rover ticket to ride on the train for the rest of the day (standard class)
  • PLEASE NOTE ITS EXPECTED THAT OUR AFTERNOON TEAS WILL SELL OUT.  ADVANCE BOOKING ESSENTIAL!

STANDARD
AFTERNOON TEAS

Enjoy Afternoon Tea and a Train Ride!

Times: 12.00 | 13.30 | 15.00

Children (3-15) £22 / Adults £28

AVAILABLE SUNDAYS
THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

BANK HOLIDAY
AFTERNOON TEAS

Enjoy Bank Holiday Afternoon Tea, Prosecco and a Train Ride!

Times: 12.40 | 14.10

Children (3-15) £22 / Adults £32

AVAILABLE MONDAYS 22nd APRIL & 27th MAY ONLY

QUEEN VICTORIA SALOON AFTERNOON TEAS

Afternoon Tea in Queen Victoria’s Royal Saloon

Time: 12.00 | 13.30 | 15.00

Children (3-15) £41 / Adults £47

AVAILABLE SUNDAYS
THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

SUNDAYS

HISTORIC MARK 1 COACH
– OR –
VINTAGE CARRIAGE TRUST’S BULLEID COACH

First class: Price includes First class return ticket on our special catering train whilst Afternoon Tea is served.

 

Seating: You will be sat at your own table.  Each table can seat up to 4 adults.


DATES

Sunday 31st March: MOTHER’S DAY SPECIALS. Cream Teas, finger sandwiches and Prosecco in our First class Dales Dining carriages, or travel in style in with Champagne and pastries or Afternoon Teas in our very exclusive Queen Victoria Royal Saloon. Click here for full details.

Sunday 28th April: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 12th May: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 19th May: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 2nd June: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 16th June: FATHERS DAY Heritage Diesel departs from Bolton Abbey Station.  Plus, cab rides available too in the heritage diesel (1960’s class 37). Click here for full details.

Sunday 30th June: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 7th July: Steam train, departs from Embsay Station.

Sunday 21st July: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 28th July: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 4th August: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 18th August: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 1st September: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 22nd September: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 6th October: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

Sunday 20th October: Steam train, departs from Bolton Abbey Station.

 

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WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS


LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE
DIRECTORS’ SALOON

First class: Price includes First class return ticket in the Director’s saloon whilst Afternoon Tea is served.

 

Seating: You will be sat opposite other members of your party (and adjacent if you book more than 2).  The table and seating arrangements in this historic vehicle means there may be up to 12 people sharing Afternoon Tea on the long Director’s Saloon table – see photo above – however each party will be given their own Afternoon Tea.


DATES

July: 24th, 25th & 31st.  Steam train, departs from Embsay station.

August: 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21th, 22nd, 28th & 29th. Steam train, departs from Embsay station.

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For tickets, click through to our ticketing system and choose either ‘Mother’s Day tickets’ or ‘Queen Victoria Royal Saloon’ or for all other Afternoon Teas, choose ‘Afternoon Teas’ from the drop-down menu.

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DALES DINING: ADDITIONAL INFO

We do our best to cater for individuals with specialist dietary requirements.  The information below summarises which of our Dales Dining events are suitable for vegans, vegetarians and coliacs.  If you require more information regarding any aspect of our Dales Dining trains, you can speak to our Catering Manager Ryan Whittaker direct on 07885 986717 between 9am and 6pm.

 

Vegetarian suitability: The Curry Express, Cucina - The Italian Dining ExperienceFish & Chips Specials, Breakfast Train, Ploughman's Lunch, Afternoon Teas, Wine & Cheese tastingFaulty Towers - The Dining Experience, Winter Warmers and Cream Teas.  These events are either vegetarian or have an alternative vegetarian option.  Select vegetarian tickets in the checkout (if available).  The Wine & Cheese, Winter Warmers and Cream Teas are all meat-free products and thus for these events specifically vegetarian tickets are not available.

Vegan suitability: The Curry Express.  The vegetarian option of vegetable ginger curry is also suitable for vegans.  Select the vegetarian tickets in the checkout.

Gluten Free: We are not able to cater for coeliacs as we do not have a suitable separate food preparation area on our train. However, we may be able to cater for some gluten free diets on The Curry ExpressCucina - The Italian Dining Experience, Cream TeasThe Ploughman's Lunch, and Winter Warmers. Please contact the catering manager (Ryan Whittaker, 07885 986717) with your requirements in advance of any ticket purchases.

Dogs: Whilst we are a dog friendly Railway we regret (with the exception of guide dogs) we do not allow dogs in our dining carriages.

DALES DINING TRAINS

Cream Teas on a Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!
The Curry Express - Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!
Fish & Chip Specials on a Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!
Wine & Cheese - Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!
Strawberry Specials on a Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!
Afternoon Tea on a Steam Train through the Yorkshire Dales!

TICKETS

Our 'Dales Dining' trains are frequently fully booked - advance booking is essential.  The easiest way to book is to do so online through our ticketing facility.

For more information on any of our trains, contact us at Bolton Abbey Station on (01756) 710614.

For tickets, click through to our ticketing system and choose from the drop-down menu.

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